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Milestone Circa 1000 Yards South of Blaxter Cottages, Elsdon

Description: Milestone Circa 1000 Yards South of Blaxter Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236242

OS Grid Reference: NY9418689918
OS Grid Coordinates: 394186, 589918
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2035, -2.0929

Location: A696, Elsdon, Northumberland NE19 1BN

Locality: Elsdon
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE19 1BN

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Listing Text

NY 98 NW NY 942899
Milestone c.1000
yards south of
Blaxter Cottages

Milestone. Probably c.1829. Sandstone, painted white. Triangular with rounded
back. c.30 inches high. Inscribed on one side

Otterburn, and on the other Newcastle
4 Miles 26 Miles
30 Miles

The Newcastle - Jedburgh Turnpike was opened in 1776 but this section is a new
line of 1829.

Listing NGR: NY9418689918

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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